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Tooling U adds CNC controls.

Tooling University Tooling University (Tooling U®) is a for-profit online training service providing workforce development training via distance education for precision metalworkers, or "tool and die" workers, assemblers, and industrial maintenance professionals. , the on-demand web-based industrial and educational training people, has added online industrial training programs for CNC (Computerized Numerical Control) See numerical control.

CNC - Collaborative Networked Communication
 controls. The classes include control-specific training for Haas Automation's CNC with CNC courses for other major equipment CNCs to follow. Essential functions such as powering up and down, homing axes axes

[L., Gr.] plural of axis. The straight lines which intersect at right angles and on which graphs are drawn. Usually the horizontal axis is the x-axis and the vertical one the y-axis. Called also axes of reference.
, manually jogging jogging

Aerobic exercise involving running at an easy pace. Jogging (1967) by Bill Bowerman and W.E. Harris boosted jogging's popularity for fitness, weight loss, and stress relief.
 the machine, entering tool offsets, locating program zero, loading and deleting program, and interpreting G code are included.

The expansion takes Tooling U's CNC training to a deeper level of information on controls. It includes more hands-on operator training, assessment of student needs, training, and metrics metrics Managed care A popular term for standards by which the quality of a product, service, or outcome of a particular form of Pt management is evaluated. See TQM.  for measuring student improvement. Tooling U has also expanded its ability to track apprenticeship and other hands-on and instructor-led training program with the launch of the Career and Apprenticeship Learning Management System (CALMS). Tooling University,
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Publication:Tooling & Production
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Geographic Code:1USA
Date:Nov 1, 2004
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